Originally posted on The Penalty Flag  |  Last updated 12/7/11
The NFL Most Valuable Player award is given annually to the player who is deemed to be the most valuable in the league throughout the course of the season. Legendary gridiron warriors like Jim Brown, Johnny Unitas, and Joe Montana have all received MVP honors at one time or another.  Modern day heroes such as Tom Brady, Peyton Manning and the on again off again Brett Favre are multiple recipients of this coveted honor.  In the 2011 NFL season Aaron Rodgers’ stellar play has put him out in front of the pack in the MVP race.  Other names such as the likes of Drew Brees and Arian Foster have been tossed out there.  Could Tim Tebow come out of nowhere as the dark horse in the NFL 2011 MVP race and win the honor?  He absolutely can and here’s why. No one has meant more to his team’s success this season than Tebow.  At the start of the regular season he was the third string quarterback on a bad Denver Broncos team.  As the Broncos got off to a 1-3 start fans began calling for their savior while the Broncos front office insisted Tebow wasn’t the answer.  Finally in Week [...]
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